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Absence of luck could be finals blessing for injury-hit Tigers

It was the sharing of personal stories and hardships that fused the Richmond players into a premiership-winning powerhouse in 2017.

11:30am  Sep 18, 2019

Shades of Shaun with ‘Shedda’

Triple Brisbane premiership hero and Indigenous Team of the Century member Chris Johnson has paid Richmond’s valuable, versatile veteran Shane Edwards the ultimate compliment.

10:30am  Sep 14, 2019

‘Dusty’, ‘Shedda’ share Ayres Award top billing

Star Richmond duo Dustin Martin and Shane Edwards were the equal leading vote-getters in the AFL Coaches’ Association’s Gary Ayres Award’s voting for the Tigers v Brisbane Lions qualifying final at the Gabba last Saturday.

1:26pm  Sep 10, 2019

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12:38am  Sep 8, 2019

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Shane
Edwards

Height
182 cm
DOB
25-10-1988
Weight
80 kg
Debut
2007
Games
2019
22
Career
253
Goals
2019
7
Career
161
2019 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1671
Avg
76
ShaneEdwards

Player Bio

A popular inclusion for his first All-Australian team after another consistent and underrated season where he finished fourth in the best and fairest.

Smart with the ball and an asset in contests, his best game came in the Dreamtime at the ’G game against Essendon when he won the Yiooken Award for best afield.Played off the wing and into attack last season where his ability to anticipate the play before it happened set him apart from his contemporaries.

Is contracted until the end of 2019.

Player honours: All-Australian 2018; premiership side 2017.
Brownlow Medal: 2018 votes 7; career votes 16.
Draft history: 2006 NAB AFL Draft 2nd round selection (Richmond) No. 26 overall.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2019 Season Average
    Games Played 22
    • Kicks 10.2
    • Handballs 11.9
    • Disposals 22.1
    • Marks 3.5
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.9
    • Goals 0.3
    • AFL Fantasy 76.0

2019 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 21 West Coast Eagles Rd 22
Handballs 18 Melbourne Rd 20
Disposals 31 Melbourne Rd 20
Marks 7 Hawthorn Rd 9
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 9 Carlton Rd 21
Goals 2 Collingwood Rd 2
AFL Fantasy 127 Carlton Rd 21

2019 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Carlton W 64 - 97 8 14 22 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 69
2 Collingwood L 66 - 110 11 9 20 3 0 1 2 0 2 0 67
3 GWS Giants L 125 - 76 13 12 25 4 0 0 1 3 0 0 84
4 Port Adelaide W 92 - 99 14 9 23 5 0 4 2 2 0 0 81
5 Sydney Swans W 89 - 67 13 15 28 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 82
6 Melbourne W 85 - 42 7 11 18 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 60
7 Western Bulldogs L 99 - 52 8 4 12 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 47
8 Fremantle W 86 - 111 12 11 23 7 0 3 2 3 0 0 88
9 Hawthorn W 95 - 59 14 12 26 7 0 1 0 3 0 0 100
10 Essendon W 73 - 50 14 12 26 4 0 1 1 2 0 0 84
11 North Melbourne L 99 - 62 5 11 16 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 48
12 Geelong Cats L 37 - 104 9 9 18 4 0 0 1 5 0 0 74
13 Adelaide Crows L 101 - 68 - - - - - - - - - - -
15 St Kilda W 70 - 103 5 9 14 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 40
16 Gold Coast Suns W 58 - 150 10 15 25 5 0 1 1 4 0 0 89
17 GWS Giants W 94 - 67 7 9 16 1 0 1 5 1 1 1 39
18 Port Adelaide W 101 - 63 6 13 19 5 0 0 3 1 1 0 60
19 Collingwood W 66 - 98 6 13 19 5 0 0 1 2 0 0 64
20 Melbourne W 60 - 93 13 18 31 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 90
21 Carlton W 73 - 45 11 16 27 6 0 2 0 9 1 0 127
22 West Coast Eagles W 88 - 82 21 8 29 1 0 0 2 2 1 0 90
23 Brisbane Lions W 82 - 55 5 16 21 1 0 2 2 6 0 0 70
FW1 Brisbane Lions W 65 - 112 13 16 29 6 0 2 1 6 1 0 118
PF Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 17 - L: 6 225 262 487 77 0 20 25 63 7 2 1671

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 253
    • Kicks 8.1
    • Handballs 9.1
    • Disposals 17.2
    • Marks 2.7
    • Hit-Outs 0.1
    • Tackles 2.9
    • Goals 0.6
    • AFL Fantasy 64.6

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 21 West Coast Eagles Rd 22, 2019
Handballs 19 Geelong Cats Rd 6, 2013
Disposals 31 Melbourne Rd 20, 2019
Marks 9 Collingwood Rd 4, 2011
Hit-outs 7 Sydney Swans Rd 21, 2011
Tackles 11 Port Adelaide Rd 10, 2010
Goals 4 Western Bulldogs Rd 20, 2012
AFL Fantasy 127 Carlton Rd 21, 2019

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2019 Richmond 225 262 487 77 0 20 25 63 7 2 1671
2018 Richmond 190 272 462 51 0 10 24 68 14 8 1569
2017 Richmond 154 199 353 55 0 10 15 58 11 16 1304
2016 Richmond 166 189 355 43 0 9 11 55 15 12 1303
2015 Richmond 152 148 300 44 0 12 13 56 13 9 1168
2014 Richmond 192 214 406 54 0 10 15 75 22 16 1579
2013 Richmond 178 186 364 43 1 12 21 71 11 12 1347
2012 Richmond 167 188 355 49 2 17 25 56 29 26 1392
2011 Richmond 156 157 313 66 9 15 10 58 4 12 1242
2010 Richmond 218 196 414 61 1 27 26 76 7 8 1533
2009 Richmond 87 102 189 35 1 8 6 30 5 3 714
2008 Richmond 82 103 185 46 0 11 14 30 12 11 762
2007 Richmond 88 77 165 55 1 7 12 35 11 7 768

Legend

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Handballs
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Marks
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Hit-outs
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Frees For
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Goals
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